Lawyer - Mergers and Acquisitions
· Quality, varied work
· Strong international and national client base
· The autonomy and responsibility to manage your own deals
Be empowered with the autonomy and responsibility to manage your own deals whilst being a part of a collegial and genuinely supportive team.
About the firm
Quigg Partners is a boutique law firm specialising in corporate mergers & acquisitions and employment. It provides specialist legal advice of the highest quality that best addresses clients’ objectives and needs. Its client base is made up of corporate organisations including government and quasi-government organisations, multi-national companies, leading New Zealand companies (both public and private) and many trans-Tasman and international businesses covering a broad range of industries.
About the role
Quigg Partners currently has an opportunity an Intermediate Lawyer to join the Corporate M&A team. The majority of your role will be corporate mergers and acquisitions and commercial law, but you will also have the opportunity to work in other areas depending on your area of interest and client needs. As part of the Corporate M&A team you will be involved in:
- Buying and selling businesses (large and small)
- Carrying out due diligence
- Reviewing contracts
- Negotiating sale and purchase agreements
- Advising on the structure of deals
- Completing deals
Quigg Partners advise on large, small, cross-border and domestic deals, so this opportunity offers plenty of variety within the M&A corporate space.
Skills & experience
- Anywhere from 3-6 years post qualification experience
- Experience in any of the following areas:
- Banking and Finance
- Commercial Property
- Competition and Consumer Law
- Commercial law
- Corporate M&A
- Commercial disputes
- Excellent work ethic
We work a lot with competition law, the Takeovers Code and the Overseas Investment Office so if you have experience in this area it would be relevant also. There may also be opportunities to work on commercial property matters and some disputes / litigation work.
Quigg Partners offer a culture where you work hard when required but is relaxed and friendly. The Lawyers are independent and autonomous, but support is there if you need it. We are outcomes focused, offer flexibility with work hours and provide the technology to be able work from home if you need to. Quigg Partners also encourage Lawyers to get involved with areas of legal practice they are particularly interested in.
If this role sounds like you, please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org Applications close as soon as we find the ideal candidate.